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Direct Filing Addresses for Form I-131, Application for Travel Document

 

If you are filing under/at

Mail Form I-131 to

Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Recipients

NOTE: See the “Travel Requirements and Restrictions” section of www.uscis.gov/childhoodarrivals

USCIS Chicago Lockbox

U.S. Postal Service (USPS) deliveries:

USCIS
P.O. Box 5757
Chicago, IL 60680-5757 

Express mail and courier deliveries:

USCIS
ATTN: Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals
131 S. Dearborn – 3rd Floor
Chicago, IL  60603-5517

HRIFA:

  • You are an applicant covered under the Haitian Refugee Immigrant Fairness Act (HRIFA): If you are either the dependent spouse or child of a HRIFA principal or a HRIFA principal who has Form I-485 pending, or
  • You are a dependent spouse or dependent child of a principal HRIFA applicant and are seeking advance parole to enter the United States to file for adjustment of status as a permanent resident

USCIS Dallas Lockbox

U.S. Postal Service (USPS) deliveries:
USCIS
P.O. Box 660866
Dallas, TX 75266

Express mail and courier deliveries:
USCIS
ATTN: HRIFA
2501 S. State Hwy. 121 Business
Suite 400
Lewisville, TX 75067

Battered Spouse/Child/Parent or T/U Nonimmigrant Status Holders (T/U Visa):

  • If you are filing as a battered or abused spouse, child, or parent, and you are filing Form I-131 together with Form I-485, or
  • If you are filing as a battered or abused spouse, child, or parent, and you are filing Form I-131 based on a pending Form I-485; or
  • You are a T non-immigrant status holder (T visa), and you are filing Form I-131 based on your approved Form I-914, or
  • You are a T or U nonimmigrant status holder (T/U visa), and you are filing Form I-131 together with Form I-485, or
  • You are a T or U non-immigrant status holder (T/U visa), and you are filing your Form I-131 based on a pending Form I-485

USCIS Vermont Service Center
ATTN: CRU
75 Lower Welden Street
St. Albans, VT 05479-0001

Temporary Protected Status:
If you are filing for advance parole and are filing Form I-131 together with Form I-821, Application for Temporary Protected Status
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If you are filing Form I-131 by itself, based on a pending or approved Form I-821
NOTE: You must include a copy of the I-797C showing that your I-821 application was accepted or approved.

 

Follow the filing instructions on the I-821.


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USCIS Dallas Lockbox

U.S. Postal Service (USPS) deliveries:
USCIS
PO Box 660167
Dallas, TX 75266

Express mail and courier deliveries:
USCIS
ATTN: I-131 TPS
2501 S. State Hwy. 121 Business
Suite 400
Lewisville, TX 75067

Advance Parole Based on a pending Form I-485:
You may submit Form I-131 alone or together with Form I-485.
If you are filing together with Form I-485

If your Form I-485 is pending, and you are now filing Form I-131, review the I-797C Notice of Action you received in the mail for your I-485. 

NOTE: Include a copy of the I-797C Notice of Action showing that your Form I-485 was accepted, with your application

If the receipt number on the I-797C begins with MSC or does not have 3-letters at the beginning of the receipt number.

File according to the instructions on Form I-485.

USCIS Chicago Lockbox

U.S. Postal Service (USPS):
USCIS
P.O. Box 805887
Chicago, IL 60680-4120


Express Mail and courier deliveries:
USCIS
ATTN: FBAS
131 S. Dearborn,-3rd Floor
Chicago, IL 60603-5517

If your I-797C Receipt number begins with EAC or SRC

USCIS Dallas Lockbox

U.S. Postal Service (USPS)
USCIS
PO Box 660867
Dallas, TX 75266

Express mail and courier deliveries:
USCIS
ATTN: AOS
2501 S. State Hwy. 121 Business
Suite 400
Lewisville, TX 75067

If your I-797C Receipt number begins with LIN or WAC

USCIS Phoenix Lockbox

U.S. Postal Service (USCIS)
USCIS
P.O. Box 21281
Phoenix, AZ 85036

Express mail and courier deliveries:
USCIS
ATTN: AOS
1820 E. Skyharbor Circle S
Suite 100
Phoenix, AZ 85034

Humanitarian Advance Parole:
You are a beneficiary outside of the United States making the request on humanitarian grounds

USCIS Dallas Lockbox Facility

USCIS
P.O. Box 660865
Dallas, TX 75266

Express mail and courier deliveries:

USCIS
Attn: HP
2501 S. State Hwy. 121 Business
Suite 400
Lewisville, TX 75067

You are seeking to file a Form I-131 at an overseas Embassy or Consulate

 

You must appear in person at the overseas Embassy or Consulate to request pre-authorization

You are currently in removal proceedings, or have been previously removed from the United States, submit your request to

 

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement
Homeland Security Investigations / Investigative Services Division
Law Enforcement Parole/S-Visa/Wit Sec Unit
11320 Random Hills Road, Mailstop 5122
Fairfax, VA 20598-5122

 

Correcting a USCIS error on your travel documentsCall the National Customer Service Center at 1-800-375-5283.

All other Form I-131 Filings, including Re-entry Permits
If you are filing Form I-131 based on a category not previously mentioned

NOTE: If you have already filed Form I-485, include a copy of the I-797C Notice of Action, which shows your Form I-485 was accepted.

USCIS Phoenix or Dallas Lockbox, based on where you live.  See chart below.

 

If you live in

File your application at the

Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado,  Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, North Dakota, Ohio, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington, Wisconsin, Wyoming, Guam, or the Commonwealth of Northern Mariana Islands

USCIS Phoenix Lockbox

U.S. Postal Service (USPS) deliveries:

USCIS
PO Box 21281
Phoenix, AZ 85036

Express mail and courier deliveries:

USCIS
ATTN:  AOS
1820 E. Skyharbor Circle S 
Suite 100
Phoenix, AZ 85034

Alabama, Arkansas, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mississippi, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, U.S. Virgin Islands, or West Virginia

USCIS Dallas Lockbox

U.S. Postal Service (USPS) deliveries:

USCIS
PO Box 660867
Dallas, TX 75266
     
Express mail and courier deliveries:

USCIS
ATTN: AOS
2501 S. State Hwy. 121 Business
Suite 400
Lewisville, TX 75067

 

 

 

E-Notification: If you want to receive an e-mail and/or a text message that your Form I-131 has been accepted at a USCIS Lockbox facility, complete Form G-1145, E-Notification of Application/Petition Acceptance and clip it to the first page of your application.

Last Reviewed/Updated: 06/24/2014